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Synonyms for harpy
ˈhɑr piharpy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vixen, harpy, hellcatnoun

    a malicious woman with a fierce temper

    Synonyms:
    tube-nosed bat, tube-nosed fruit bat, harpy eagle, hellcat, vixen, harpy bat

  2. Harpynoun

    (Greek mythology) vicious winged monster; often depicted as a bird with the head of a woman

    Synonyms:
    tube-nosed fruit bat, tube-nosed bat, harpy eagle, vixen, hellcat, harpy bat

  3. harpy, harpy bat, tube-nosed bat, tube-nosed fruit batnoun

    any of various fruit bats of the genus Nyctimene distinguished by nostrils drawn out into diverging tubes

    Synonyms:
    tube-nosed fruit bat, tube-nosed bat, harpy eagle, vixen, hellcat, harpy bat

  4. harpy, harpy eagle, Harpia harpyjanoun

    large black-and-white crested eagle of tropical America

    Synonyms:
    tube-nosed fruit bat, tube-nosed bat, harpy eagle, vixen, hellcat, harpy bat

Editors Contribution

  1. termagent

    hostile, argumentative or abusive woman

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. harpynoun

    Synonyms:
    duck-hawk, marsh-harrier, moor-buzzard (circus æruginosus )

  2. harpynoun

    Synonyms:
    extortioner, sharper, plunderer

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. harpynoun

    Synonyms:
    extortioner, oppressor

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